BC-TN--Tennessee News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, TN
Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Tennessee. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Nashville bureau at 615-373-9988 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Becky Yonker is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at email@example.com.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central unless noted.
Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
TENNESSEE DOWNTOWNS, from NASHVILLE, Tenn. — State officials say 12 communities in Tennessee will participate in a program aimed at revitalizing their downtown commercial districts.
HEART SURGEON-SCHOLARSHIP, from NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee State University is establishing an endowed scholarship fund in honor of a renowned heart surgeon and alumnus of the school.
MEMPHIS-TUITION FREEZE, from MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Officials say the University of Memphis is going to give students a break and freeze tuition for the 2018-19 academic year.
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